Cotton takes oath as new congressman

Posted: January 4, 2013 at 12:37 a.m.

A white hard hat was the first item Tom Cotton placed on a shelf behind his desk in the Cannon House Office Building shortly before swearing to support and defend the U.S. Constitution as Arkansas’ newest member of the House of Representatives.

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